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National Assembly Postpones Resumption Again

September 24, 2018 Blessing

The National Assembly has postponed its resumption from the ongoing two-month annual recess to October 9, 2018. The federal legislature, which went on summer recess in July, was scheduled to resume on Tuesday. A top source told our correspondent that the decision followed a meeting by the leadership of the National {Read More..}

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Update: Senator Omo Agege Has Been Arrested

April 18, 2018 Joshua Samuel

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege who was said to be the mastermind of the chaos at the Senate this morning has been arrested by the police. Omo-Agege led a group of thugs to the senate chambers and carted away the mace. Joshua SamuelEditor in Chief at Get247News. An interesting writer and digital {Read More..}

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President Buhari Rejects Electoral Amendment Bill 2018

March 14, 2018 Joshua Samuel

A recent report has indicated that President Muhammadu Buhari has declined accent to Electoral Amendment Bill 2018 recently passed by the National Assembly. The President in withholding accent argued that the amendment of the sequence of elections in section 25 of the Principle Act, will infringe on the constitutionally guaranteed {Read More..}

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Christian Leaders Call for Withdrawal of Nigeria’s Membership from International Islamic Organizations

November 8, 2017 Joshua Samuel

At their gathering at the Shepherdhill Baptist Church, Obanikoro, Lagos, prominent Christian leaders in the country have called on the National Assembly to prevail on the Federal Government to withdraw from the Organisation of Islamic Conference and other international religious bodies. The Christian leaders who gathered to discussed the challenges facing {Read More..}

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Adeleke takes Oath of Office as Senator

July 12, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The Senator-elect of Osun-West Senatorial District under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Pary (PDP), Ademola Adeleke, earlier today, Wednesday July 12th, took the oat of office as a Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria at the upper chamber of the National Assembly in Abuja. Senator Adeleke’s oath of office {Read More..}